Map & Flag of Nicaragua

“You are an Universe of Universes and your soul a source of songs.”
~ Ruben Darío

Nicaraguan poet

Website Resources

OPA Jr. High Library Country Profile:

CIA World Factbook

Check out books on display in the Jr. High Library!

The Invisible Hunters
Los Cazadores Invisibles

Music of Nicaragua

Utah Online Library

Did You Know?

Did You Know?
~Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America.
~One points by extending the chin or puckering the lips in the intended direction.
~The national instrument is the marimba (which is similar to a xylophone) and is usually accompanied by guitars, maracas, and traditional flutes (zuls).
~Nicaragua was named after Nicarao, the leader of one of the area’s early indigenous groups. His name was combined with the Spanish word for water, agua, to form the word Nicaragua.

“Nicaragua.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, Accessed 26 August 2019.